Pig Updates

Upcoming Events

MANDATORY Barn Clean-Up

Thursday, April 14th

5-7:00 PM

*Wear old clothes & be ready to clean.


Before barn clean-up:

San Antonio - Remove all items & clean out pen (this includes taking down plywood) by 3/7

Houston - Remove all items & clean out pen (this includes taking down plywood) by 3/21

Show Weights

Houston

240-280 (10 pound tolerance)

Cleaning Schedule

Responsibilities MUST be completed on the date of assignment.

Monday & Friday:

Take all trash to the dumpster.

Clean out scales.

Monday – Friday:

Sweep out the entire barn, placing trash in dumpster.

Remove all wheel barrows from the barn.

Place all shovels, rakes, etc neatly in the corner.

Clean drain.

Pen Cleaning

DAILY:

Remove waste from your own pen each day.

Clean out wheelbarrow & put away.


EACH SUNDAY:

Remove the front half of shavings from your pen, bring the back shavings to the front, and replace the back half of shavings with new.

Friends & Family (Buyer's Group)

This is the group that will purchase your pig at the county show if you qualify for the sale AND have satisfactorily completed all requirements.


Future Meetings:

Mar. 31


Please consider volunteering to serve as an officer or committee chair for next year!

Houston Livestock Show

Show is held at Reliant Center. PISD Hotel – Quality Inn & Suites – 2364 South Loop West (713) 799-2436 - WE ENCOURAGE STUDENTS TO TRAVEL WITH THEIR PARENTS.


Rules: http://www.rodeohouston.com/Portals/0/Downloads/LivestockShow/2016_ExhibitorHandbook.pdf


Dark Pigs (Alex)

Friday March 11th – Leave for Houston

Saturday March 12th – Check-in, turn in weight card

Sunday March 13th – Duroc, Hampshire, Poland China show - ALEX WILL SHOW THIS DAY

Monday March 14th – ALEX, GO TO SCHOOL THIS DAY